Evergreen Video Shorts

MassLNC has created several Evergreen Video Shorts to help library staff from participating networks familiarize themselves with Evergreen. The first batch of shorts includes a general introduction to the Evergreen interface, patron management, and some circulation functions. Soon to come are screencasts on holds, cataloging (which will include MassLNC-sponsored enhancements to the cataloging interface), and acquisitions.

Read more »

RFP Notice of Deadline Extension

The Massachusetts Library Network Cooperative is extending the deadline for its Request for Proposals (RFP) for Evergreen enhancements. The new deadline is 5 p.m. (EDT) today (March 31, 2011.) The RFP is available at http://masslnc.cwmars.org/node/2301 and the responses to initial vendor questions are available at http://masslnc.cwmars.org/node/2324. Any responses should be sent to klussier@masslnc.org by 5 p.m. (EDT) today.
 

Answers to Vendor Questions for March 2011 Development RFP

MassLNC has posted responses to the four questions it received regarding the March 2011 Request for Proposals (RFP) to develop enhancements for the Evergreen ILS. Responses to the RFP are due to the MassLNC office by 5 p.m. (EDT) Wednesday, March 30, 2011.

MassLNC Issues RFP for Evergreen Enhancements

The Massachusetts Library Network Cooperative is inviting vendors and developers to respond to a Request for Proposals (RFP) to develop enhancements for the Evergreen ILS.

Evergreen 2.0: what doesn't it have?

Evergreen 2.0 was released last week and introduced many new features, including acquisitions functionality, end-of-semester and fixed due dates, and a revamped patron editor interface.

Read more »

A Sneak Peek at Hard Due Dates and Warning Prompts

Happy New Year to the MassLNC community. I hope everyone is enjoying the first few days of 2011. The New Year has brought some exciting news for the MassLNC project. A couple of the development projects in which MassLNC has been involved are coming to an end.

MassLNC Issues RFQ for URSA Interoperability

The Massachusetts Library Network Cooperative is inviting vendors and developers to respond to a Request for Quotes to develop an interface that will facilitate communication between Evergreen and URSA 2.6. The Massachusetts Virtual Catalog uses URSA 2.6 to support resource-sharing among 14 distinct library systems.

MassLNC to Fund Some Evergreen Enhancements

The Massachusetts Library Network Cooperative (MassLNC) has contracted with Equinox to develop a couple of  enhancements for Evergreen.

MassLNC is funding development to provide a one-click method for accessing a patron's bill record from the check-in screen when that patron has checked in an overdue item. The MassLNC Open Source Project (OSP) Task Force believed this enhancement was important for improving workflow at the circulation desk.

MassLNC Issues RFP for Cataloging Enhancements

The Massachusetts Library Network Cooperative is inviting vendors and developers to respond to a Request for Proposals (RFP) to develop cataloging enhancements for the Evergreen ILS.

King County Goes Live on Evergreen

King County Library System in Washington went live on Evergreen last week. The library system had secured a $1 million grant in 2009 to facilitate the adoption of open source automation software in libraries. Much of the recent development happening in Evergreen has been funded by KCLS.

Syndicate content